The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Java Developer
Rank 807 826 778
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 104 68 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 86 68 111
Average salary £24,500 £24,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 99 £24,500 -1.50% 13
South East -3 31 £25,000 +1.01% 2
Yorkshire -16 27 £22,250 +11.25% 2
Berkshire +28 19 £25,000 +8.69% 1
West Yorkshire +2 19 £22,000 +10.00% 2
Leeds -6 14 £22,000 +10.00%
Newbury - 14 £25,000 - 1
East Midlands +24 12 £23,000 +15.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +20 12 £23,000 +15.00%
Nottingham +18 12 £23,000 +2.22%
London -1 12 £31,500 +9.56% 1
North West - 9 £22,500 - 2
City of London +23 6 £31,500 -10.00%
Kent - 6 £35,000 -
East of England -12 5 £22,000 -24.13% 5
North Yorkshire - 5 £27,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £22,500 -
Manchester - 4 £22,500 - 1
South West -9 3 £22,500 -6.25%
Sheffield -22 3 £26,500 +39.47%
South Yorkshire -25 3 £26,500 +39.47%
Essex - 3 £22,000 - 3
Maidstone - 3 £35,000 -
Harrogate - 3 £27,500 -
Bristol - 3 £22,500 -
Halifax -6 2 £21,500 +7.50% 1
Hampshire -13 2 £26,000 -13.33%
Surrey -16 2 - -
Warrington - 2 £21,000 -
Redhill - 2 - -

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title.

1 200 (100.00%) Java
2 112 (56.00%) Degree
3 82 (41.00%) Computer Science
4 76 (38.00%) JavaScript
5 66 (33.00%) SQL
6 64 (32.00%) Finance
7 61 (30.50%) HTML
8 57 (28.50%) Software Engineering
9 54 (27.00%) Spring
10 53 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (25.50%) OO
12 49 (24.50%) CSS
13 43 (21.50%) Hibernate
14 40 (20.00%) J2EE
15 38 (19.00%) C#
16 28 (14.00%) C++
17 27 (13.50%) JUnit
17 27 (13.50%) XML
18 26 (13.00%) Oracle
18 26 (13.00%) UNIX
19 24 (12.00%) Maven
20 23 (11.50%) Linux
20 23 (11.50%) E-Commerce
20 23 (11.50%) Eclipse
21 21 (10.50%) TDD
22 20 (10.00%) .NET
22 20 (10.00%) Mathematics
22 20 (10.00%) Unit Testing
23 17 (8.50%) jQuery
23 17 (8.50%) OOD

Graduate Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.00%) JBoss
3 4 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.50%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.00%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) SAS
6 1 (0.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) Force.com
1 5 (2.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) FTP
1 1 (0.50%) HTTP
1 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.50%) SQL Server
1 13 (6.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.00%) MySQL
3 7 (3.50%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.50%) DB2
6 4 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Redis
8 1 (0.50%) Big Data
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (13.50%) JUnit
2 24 (12.00%) Maven
3 23 (11.50%) Eclipse
4 11 (5.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.00%) ClearCase
6 5 (2.50%) CruiseControl
6 5 (2.50%) JIRA
7 3 (1.50%) Ant
8 2 (1.00%) jMock
8 2 (1.00%) Subversion
8 2 (1.00%) JBehave
8 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.00%) Hudson
8 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.50%) TestLink
9 1 (0.50%) Gradle
9 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.50%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.50%) Mockito
General
1 64 (32.00%) Finance
2 15 (7.50%) Banking
3 14 (7.00%) Advertising
4 11 (5.50%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.50%) Retail
6 5 (2.50%) Games
7 4 (2.00%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.50%) Automotive
9 2 (1.00%) Legal
10 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Electronics
10 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.50%) Publishing
10 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (30.50%) HTML
2 54 (27.00%) Spring
3 49 (24.50%) CSS
4 43 (21.50%) Hibernate
5 40 (20.00%) J2EE
6 27 (13.50%) XML
7 20 (10.00%) .NET
8 17 (8.50%) jQuery
9 13 (6.50%) Java EE
9 13 (6.50%) J2SE
10 12 (6.00%) JSON
10 12 (6.00%) REST
11 11 (5.50%) Web Services
12 10 (5.00%) JSTL
13 8 (4.00%) XSLT
14 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET
15 6 (3.00%) MFC
15 6 (3.00%) Swing
15 6 (3.00%) WPF
15 6 (3.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 82 (41.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.00%) Physics
4 6 (3.00%) Open Source
5 5 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.50%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.50%) Derivative
5 5 (2.50%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.00%) User Experience
7 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.50%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Xbox
8 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.00%) UNIX
2 23 (11.50%) Linux
3 9 (4.50%) Windows
4 5 (2.50%) Android
5 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.50%) Software Engineering
2 53 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.50%) OO
4 23 (11.50%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.50%) TDD
6 20 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 17 (8.50%) OOD
8 15 (7.50%) MVC
9 14 (7.00%) Scrum
10 11 (5.50%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.50%) Multithreading
11 7 (3.50%) Project Management
12 6 (3.00%) Web Development
13 5 (2.50%) Web Application Development
13 5 (2.50%) Business Analysis
13 5 (2.50%) CRUD
14 4 (2.00%) Mentoring
14 4 (2.00%) BDD
15 3 (1.50%) SOA
15 3 (1.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 200 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 66 (33.00%) SQL
4 38 (19.00%) C#
5 28 (14.00%) C++
6 10 (5.00%) Python
7 8 (4.00%) Perl
8 6 (3.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.00%) Groovy
10 3 (1.50%) Scala
10 3 (1.50%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.50%) C
11 2 (1.00%) Lua
11 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.50%) Jython
12 1 (0.50%) Ada
12 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 112 (56.00%) Degree
2 11 (5.50%) PhD
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (13.00%) Oracle
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.00%) Apple
3 2 (1.00%) Sybase
4 1 (0.50%) SAP
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